The forgotten sister
Download
1 / 3

The Forgotten Sister - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 129 Views
  • Uploaded on

The Forgotten Sister. Dede Mirabal. Dede Mirabal : The Forgotten Sister. The story says, “She is plucking her bird of paradise of its dead branches, leaning around the plant every time she hears a car” (Alvarez 3).

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' The Forgotten Sister' - etenia


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript

Dede mirabal the forgotten sister
DedeMirabal: The Forgotten Sister

The story says, “She is plucking her bird of paradise of its dead branches, leaning around the plant every time she hears a car” (Alvarez 3).

In this quote, Dede is seen as a tree that refuses to die. She consistently “plucks” herself of things that may deter of her goal of educating everyone about the heroic sacrifices of her sisters.


Dede mirabal the forgotten sister1
DedeMirabal: The Forgotten Sister

The story goes on to say, “The Mirabal sisters are not known there, for which she is also sorry for it is a crime that they should be forgotten, these unsung heroines of the underground” (Alvarez 3).

The quote from the story shows that although many do not hear of her story, the survivor, she has committed her life to ensuring that all Dominicans know the story of the sacrifices made by her sisters.


ad